Premium financier Amber Credit has agreed a £100m two-year deal with Budget Retail.

Amber Credit sales and marketing director Rob Fry said: "It is testament to high levels of service and administration to have agreed these terms with one of the fastest growing personal lines providers."

Budget Retail finance director Stuart Ramsey said: "Payment by direct debit is becoming the norm for more and more people.

"Amber Credit offers a valuable credit scoring service and very high levels of customer care when handling telephone queries from our customers."